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Business BTEC Level 3 Diploma / Subsidiary Diploma at Lowestoft Sixth Form College

Course description

Are you interested in managing people, visual merchandising, fashion and food retailing, relationship and internet marketing? Want to know more about starting your own business and looking after your finances?

If you are looking for an advanced course, which will give you the opportunity to develop essential work-related skills, then this could be for you. To enhance your learning we interact with a variety of organisations that visit the College and welcome us into their workplaces. The course is vocational in nature, which means that it is coursework-based and all assignments relate to real aspects of work.

We will also develop your knowledge and understanding of the way in which businesses are organised, financed and operated within local, national and international contexts. The course will suit students who have good writing skills and enjoy carrying out independent research. This Business course can be mixed with the Level 3 IT BTEC Subsidiary Diploma and possibly an A Level course of your choice. This allows for a flexible and individualised programme of study.

Entry requirements

4 A*-Cs at GCSE or a Merit in a full Level 2 BTEC Diploma.

If you want to add an A level with your BTEC, you will need to meet the entry criteria for for A levels.

Future opportunities

Business Studies will allow you to go to university to study a wide range of subjects. Careers in finance, accounting, marketing and other ‘business related’ areas are possibilities for students who have studied this subject.

Further information

Business Studies students will enjoy a range of trips to a variety of organisations as well as benefit from visiting speakers. You will be working in excellent facilities and have access to the most up-to-date technology. We will work closely with the Chamber of Commerce and other experts to develop your entrepreneurial skills.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Lowestoft Sixth Form College directly.

Last updated date: 09 September 2016
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